Druids Heath

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Druids Heath
Druids Heath is located in West Midlands county
Druids Heath
Druids Heath
 Druids Heath shown within the West Midlands
OS grid reference SP076786
Metropolitan borough Birmingham
Metropolitan county West Midlands
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BIRMINGHAM
Postcode district B14
Dialling code 0121
Police West Midlands
Fire West Midlands
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament Birmingham
List of places
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England
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Coordinates: 52°24′23″N 1°53′18″W / 52.406296°N 1.888328°W / 52.406296; -1.888328

Not to be confused with Druid's Heath, Walsall.

Druids Heath is an area of southern Birmingham, United Kingdom covering the south-west quadrant of the B14 postcode (west of the Maypole). Nearby settlements include Kings Heath, Kings Norton.

Etymology[edit]

The name Druids Heath comes from the Drews family, who worked in the area in the mid-19th century.[1]

Politics[edit]

Druids Heath is in the local council ward of Brandwood, which is represented by Labour Councillors Mike Leddy, Barry Henley, and Eva Phillips. It is also in the parliamentary constituency of Selly Oak. Therefore, it is represented in the House of Commons by the Labour Member of Parliament (MP) Steve McCabe.

Education[edit]

The schools within the Druids Heath area are; Baverstock School & Specialist Sports College, Bells Farm Primary School, The Oaks Primary School and St. Jude's RC Junior and Infant School.

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